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YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Daniel Hudgins (D.T.), Jeremy Smith, Jeremy Taylor. Sept. 1997.
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Submitted By: Chris Burton on Feb 9, 2015

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Description 

climb straight up the center of the wall. this is probably the tallest of the three routes on the wall.

Location 

the center route on the wall. descend by climbing/scrambling down off to the right.

Protection 

five bolts. small to medium sized cams for the anchor way back from the top, on the right.


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By Chris Burton
Feb 9, 2015

here's footage of the FA way back when...

By Gary Savage
From: Las Vegas, NV
5 days ago

Considerably harder than 11b. Quite reachy on most of the moves.

Those shorter than 5'10" won't even be able to get off the ground without stacking rocks.

Simon thought it was at least 12a.

From watching the video it appears some holds broke down low as the initial move past the bolt is now a big throw.

This one also now has an anchor.

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